Gasification and liquefaction: their potential impact on various aspects of the coal industry

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Illinois State Geological Survey , Urbana
Coal gasification -- Illinois, Coal liquefaction -- Illinois, Coal trade -- Ill



Statement[by] Hubert E. Risser.
SeriesIllinois. State Geological Survey. Circular, 430, Circular (Illinois State Geological Survey) ;, 430.
LC ClassificationsQE105 .A45 no. 430
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL224112M
LC Control Numbera 68007898

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Gasification and liquefaction: their potential impact on various aspects of the coal industry. [Hubert E Risser; Illinois State Geological Survey.]. Liquefaction can be direct, from the coal itself, or indirect, from synthesis gas (CO and H2) obtained by gasification of the coal.

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PADD 1. The final two chapters of the book cover more technical aspects of coal use, including direct and indirect liquefaction and the holy grail of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS). The impact of catalysts, solvent and the structure of coal itself on the Format: Hardcover.The investment of DOE, the private sector and States in first-of-a-kind, commercial-scale clean coal technology demonstration plants - an investment that now totals $6 billion ($2 billion from DOE and $4 billion from industry and States) - has provided a solid foundation for future improvements in the use of coal, including the ultimate.In this study, feedstock interaction of cow manure and digested sewage sludge on hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL) of loblolly pine (LP) was evaluated.

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